Cruel and Unusual
Jul 15th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Cesar DeLeon among eight Waupun inmates on hunger strike. Medical groups condemn force feeding.
Jun 24th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Corrections officials begin force feedings as solitary confinement protest continues.
Jun 18th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
It’s nearly been eliminated, while Wisconsin has made only a small reduction in solitary confinement.
Jun 14th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Strike starts at Waupun and Columbia prisons; protests long-term solitary confinement.
Jun 6th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
Some states banned it but not Wisconsin. Waupun inmates plan strike beginning June 10.
Jan 19th, 2016 by Dee J. Hall
State Corrections new policy reduces length by 75% but prison still has long confinements.
Aug 27th, 2015 by Dee J. Hall
Psychologist studied effects of isolation on many prisoners; the findings are grim.
Aug 26th, 2015 by Dee J. Hall
Prisoner's 360 days in "the hole" shows impact of solitary confinement.
Aug 23rd, 2015 by Dee J. Hall
State joins national reform movement, but prisoner advocates say more could be done.
Apr 16th, 2015 by Bill Lueders
State Department of Corrections releases records of this seven months after they were requested.
Feb 2nd, 2015 by Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism requested records on inmate treatment under open records but state won't release them.
Dec 10th, 2014 by Bill Lueders
New policy outlined by state official says prisoner "segregation" not effective for disciplining or rehabilitating inmates.